The Streams State Lead representative, Nyesom Wike, on Friday, uncovered that the All Dynamic Congress official up-and-comer, Bola Tinubu, charmed him to get the decision party together with a senatorial ticket.
He said the previous Lagos State lead representative offered him the ticket after the People groups Progressive alliance official applicant, Atiku Abubakar, neglected to satisfy his commitment after he arose as the PDP’s official flagbearer.
He, in any case, said he turned down the proposition and demanded that he would stay in the principal resistance in spite of his complaints, adding that he never challenged the essential to make due with a bad habit official or senatorial ticket.
“I didn’t challenge so I can turn into a bad habit official up-and-comer, dislike other people who were not serious and purchased senatorial structure close by official structure and that is the reason when Tinubu offered me senate space, I didn’t pull out all the stops,” wike said during a continuous media parly in Port Harcourt.
The PUNCH had on July 8 2022 detailed that a few lead representatives chose under the foundation of APC met with Wike in Porth Harcourt, Streams State’s capital in front of the 2023 races.
The lead representatives incorporate Kayode Fayemi; Rotimi Akeredolu and Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Ekiti, Ondo, and Lagos States individually.
Others in their company incorporate the Ekiti State Lead representative choose, Biodun Oyebanji; previous Ekiti State lead representative and People groups Progressive faction clan leader, Ayodele Fayose, among others.
Before the APC lead representatives’ visit, there had been reports that the APC applicant, Bola Tinubu, and Wike met in France. The reports were, nonetheless, exposed by the previous Lagos Express lead representative’s media helper, Tunde Rahman, who depicted them as “counterfeit news”.
The PUNCH detailed that the APC lead representatives might have counted on the aftermath of Wike with PDP administration after the fundamental resistance’s official essential to charm the Streams lead representative to their side in front of the 2023 official political race.